Our love and thanks to the dancers and their instructors who have offered their time and talent to help us celebrate
our weekend of Greek culture through song and dance!
The Holy Cross folk dance groups participating in this weekend's festivities are:
- Asteria - means "Little Stars"
- Levendia - means "Youthful vigor"
- Nea Zoi - means "New Life"
- Thavma - means "Miracle"
- Eliniki Psihi - means "Greek Soul"
PLAY ~ "ODYSSEUS AND HIS WILD ADVENTURES"
Based on Homer's The Odyssey of Greek Mythology.
Adapted for the stage by Eva Canellos.
Directed by Helene, Alexandra, and Gabrielle Nemchik.
Our hero, King Odysseus of Ithaca, seeks to return home after the long Trojan War, but he must get past angry gods,
a man-eating one-eyed monster, and a goddess who wants to marry him. Meanwhile, evil suitors back home are
trying to force his wife to choose a new husband who will take over the throne!
Act I: Troy, Circe's Island, The Cyclops' Island
Act II: Calypso's Island
Act III: Ithaca
A big thanks to our actors, directors and producers (parents!) for the hours upon hours of hard work! Break a PODI!
PLEASE NOTE: All Festival performances are at the Plaka or Amphitheater.
Times and locations are subject to change - please see updated
schedule posted near the entrance gate or listen for updates from